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Nikon Coolpix S2900 vs Sony DSC-W800

Nikon Coolpix S2900 vs Sony DSC-W800

Nikon Coolpix S2900

78

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A great value for money and award winning compact digital camera, good for portrait photography
74
23 Reviews + 1 Award
95
Excellent
70
Good Features
68
2 Years Old
Overall Score
78
Very Good
Compact 20.1MP 5x No Aug 2015
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
Sony DSC-W800

54

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A classic compact digital camera with good features
86
1,651 Reviews
76
Good Features
43
3 Years Old
Overall Score
54
Average
Compact 20.1MP 5x Yes Feb 2014
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date

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Reviews & Awards

Awards
1 Award
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Specification

Picture Quality

Camera Type  compact  compact
Megapixels 20.1MP 20.1MP
Image Sensor Size 1" 1"
Still Image Resolution  5152 x 3864  5120 x 2880  3648 x 2736  2272 x 1704  1600 x 1200  640 x 480  5152 x 2896  2592 x 1944  1920 x 1080  5152 x 3864  5120 x 2880  3648 x 2736  2272 x 1704  1600 x 1200  640 x 480  5152 x 2896  2592 x 1944  1920 x 1080
Maximum Image Resolution  5152 x 3864  5152 x 3864
Sensor Type  CCD  CCD
Image Formats Supported  JPG  JPG
Total Megapixels 20.48MP 20MP
BEST

Design

Colour  Violet  Violet

Lens System

Optical Zoom 5x 5x
Digital Zoom 4x
BEST
40x
Minimum Aperture Number 3.2 3.2
Maximum Aperture Number 6.5
BEST
6.4
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 130mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 26mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Lens Structure (elements/groups) Unknown - Click to provide data

Focusing

Auto Focusing (AF) Modes  centre weighted  tracking  contrast detection  Centre weighted Auto Focus  Tracking Auto Focus  Contrast Detection Auto Focus  multi point  Multi Point Auto Focus  Face tracking  centre weighted  tracking  contrast detection  Centre weighted Auto Focus  Tracking Auto Focus  Contrast Detection Auto Focus  multi point  Multi Point Auto Focus  Face tracking
Normal Focusing Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Macro Focusing Range (wide) Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Adjustment  Auto  Auto
Focus  TTL  TTL
Normal Focusing Range (wide) 0.5m Unknown - Click to provide data
Normal Focusing Range (tele) 0.8m Unknown - Click to provide data

Light Exposure

ISO Sensitivity  Auto  Auto
BEST
Light Exposure Modes  Auto  Auto
ISO Sensitivity (max) 3,200 3,200
ISO Sensitivity (min) 80
BEST
100
Light Metering  Centre-weighted  Spot  Matrix  Centre-weighted  Spot  Matrix
Light Exposure Correction  ± 2EV (1/3EV step)  ± 2EV (1/3EV step)
Light Exposure Control  Program AE  Program  Program AE  Program

Shutter

Camera Shutter Speed 1s 1s
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed 4s
BEST
2s
Camera Shutter Type  Mechanical  Mechanical

Flash

Flash Modes  Auto  Pre-flash  Flash on  Flash off  Slow synchronization  Auto  Pre-flash  Flash on  Flash off  Slow synchronization
Flash Range (tele)
Flash Range (wide)

Video

Maximum Video Resolution  1280 x 720
BEST
 1280 x 720
Video Resolution  640 x 480  320 x 240  640 x 480  320 x 240
BEST
Motion JPEG Frame Rate 30fps 30fps
Video Formats Supported  AVI
BEST
 AVI
Analog Signal Format System  PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL  PAL/NTSC
BEST
 PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL  PAL/NTSC
Resolution At Capture Speed  1280x720@30fps  320×240@30fps
BEST
 1280x720@30fps  320×240@30fps
HD Type  Not supported  HD  Not supported  HD

Memory

Internal Memory 25MB 29MB
BEST
Compatible Memory Cards  SDXC  SDHC  SD  MS PRO  MS Micro (M2)  MS Duo  MS PRO Duo  MS Pro-HG  MS Pro-HG Duo  MSXC  MS XC-HG Duo  MicroSD (TransFlash)  MicroSDHC  MicroSDXC  microSD  SDXC  SDHC  SD  MS PRO  MS Micro (M2)  MS Duo  MS PRO Duo  MS Pro-HG  MS Pro-HG Duo  MSXC  MS XC-HG Duo  MicroSD (TransFlash)  MicroSDHC  MicroSDXC  microSD
Memory Slots 1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Display Diagonal 2.7" 2.7"
Display Resolution 230,000 pixels 230,400 pixels
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Display Aspect Ratio  4:3  4:3
BEST
Display  TFT  TFT
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Camera

White Balance  Auto  Cloudy  Daylight  Incandescent  Flash  Auto  Cloudy  Daylight  Incandescent  Flash
Photo Effects  Calm  Calm
Self-Timer Delay
Camera File System  Exif 2.3  DCF  Exif
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 Exif 2.3  DCF  Exif
Camera Playback  Movie  Slide show  Movie  Slide show
Scene Modes  Fireworks  Beach  Snow  Landscape  Night  Night portrait  Portrait  Fireworks  Beach  Snow  Landscape  Night  Night portrait  Portrait
Languages Support  Multi  I  Multi  I

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 119g 109g
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Height 58.6mm 55.5mm
Depth 19.8mm 20.8mm
Width 94.5mm 96.8mm
Weight (including Battery) Unknown - Click to provide data 125g

Battery

Power Source Type  Battery  Battery
Battery Technology  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
BEST
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Supported 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Type
Battery Life 250 shots
BEST
200 shots
Battery Recharge Time 3h Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Cables Included  USB  USB

Networking

Data Network  Not supported  Not supported

Other Features

Camera Shutter Speed

Technical Details

Silent Shooting
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